A Touch of Spring

At this point when our calendars mark the spring equinox, the…
March 21, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The LIGHT of God’s Presence

Recently I read a commentary on how we can find God in our ordinary…
March 19, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The Final Judgment

Matthew 25:31-36 - The Final Judgment

This passage has always…
March 14, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The Indigenous Peoples Have It Right

The indigenous peoples have it right! Mother Earth has existed…
March 12, 2019/by Amanda Motz

St. Luke, My Superhero

The Gospel of Luke has never resonated with me as have Matthew,…
March 7, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Welcome, Lent!

As we move through the season of Lent, it’s interesting to…
March 6, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Accountability to Prayer

A question recently posed to a group of people gathered for a…
March 5, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Angels at the Gas Station

What do a gas station and the angel Gabriel have in common?

February 28, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Mourning the Loss of Mary Oliver

Who will ask us such pertinent and potent questions as “Tell…
February 26, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Small Bursts of Flame

Sometimes I actually remember. Sometimes when I’m looking into…
February 19, 2019/by Amanda Motz

The Woman Who Won An Argument With Jesus

Mark 7:24–30

On a day when Jesus would rather be alone,…
February 14, 2019/by Amanda Motz

“That’s How the Light Gets In”

I often repeat to myself or to another Leonard Cohen’s powerful…
February 12, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Questions Unite Us

"Teach me good discernment and knowledge, for I believe in Your…
February 7, 2019/by Amanda Motz

It Takes Courage to Grow Up

Recently, I came across a quote by E.E. Cummings that caught…
February 5, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Do You Remember Your First Confession?

Chicago. St. Xavier’s Academy. Grade 2. Sister Michon, R.S.M.

January 24, 2019/by Amanda Motz

Beyond Comprehension

I always said
That I would never get over it.
Such love!
January 17, 2019/by Amanda Motz